The Normal Force

The Hideout This has become my Sunday evening ritual. I sneak out of the house around 4:00 in the afternoon, if anyone asks I’m just “running down to the store”. Sometimes I use the homework…

Passive Aggressive Part II

A brain peered through stoic eyes I don’t know if this is part two or a hundred, but I don’t care how much I vent about the horrible housemates I have. If I don’t let…

Four Score and Serenity Now

Serenity Now Welcome to my pre-Thanksgiving Day rant. I drank too much coffee which is not helping. I always get myself worked up before a trip, regardless of the magnitude or duration. Add to that…

What's so unique about it

Existence and Uniqueness

What's unique about me? Nothing really. I just read something here, see something there and then try to relay the message to someone else. Something is always lost in translation. All the great articles, fantastic…

Things Named After Me

Things Named After Me Mealiness Mealtimes Mealworms Mealybugs Meandered Meanderer Meandrous Meaningly Meantimes Meanwhile Measliest Measurers Measuring Meatballs Meatheads Meatiness Mechanics Mechanism Mechanist Mechanize Mechitzas Mechitzot Meclizine Meconiums Medaillon Medalists Medalling Medallion Medallist Medevaced Mediacies…

The Hoi Polloi Scholarship Process – Part II

The PTK Scholarship Process This is a list of the basic short essays that are required to qualify for applying for a scholarship. Mind you, this is just to submit an application and there are…

Crystal Visions

Back down to Earth I just went for a five mile long walk, ostensibly to gather data for my much delayed Environmental Studies class. The truth is far simpler, though my motives far more recondite.…